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Community, General, News from ownCloud

ownCloud and GÉANT offers Education Customers Special Pricing for Collabora

ownCloud, GÉANT, and Collabora have teamed up to offer our users Collabora Online with in the ownCloud service suite. Collabora Online provides educational and research institutions with a scalable, commercially supported version with long term support, signed security updates and a Service Level […]

General, News from ownCloud

Platin for ownCloud – Storage Insider Award

The winner of the Storage Insider Reader’s Choice Award for best Enterprise File Sharing has been announced: Platin for ownCloud. This award is a great honor to all of us here at ownCloud. It is our users who have made it possible and we can’t thank you enough for your continued devotion to […]

General, News from ownCloud

ownCloud Security Event at the it-sa 2016

As in 2015, ownCloud was also present at this year’s it-sa 2016 in Nuremberg, Germany. The it-sa is an annual IT-Security exhibition featuring important organizations from the industry and a highly targeted IT security audience. ownCloud was not only present with a booth on the exhibition […]

General, News from ownCloud, Updates

ownCloud Nominated as Finalist in Storage Insider’s Reader’s Choice Awards – Winners to be Announced in October

Back in June we announced that ownCloud had been nominated for Storage Insider Award’s Enterprise File Sharing category. We would like to thank everyone who voted for us and say that we are honored. We’re excited to learn the final results on October 20th in Augsburg, Germany. Until then, […]

General, News from ownCloud, Updates

ownCloud Server 9.1 Now Available

Today we proudly announced the availability of ownCloud Server 9.1 , offering a number of improvements and new features making this new version even faster as well as more stable and secure. This means that upgrade of the […]

General, News from ownCloud, Safe Harbor

ownCloud Article Data Security in International Business Published in CloudComputing-Insider

Just in case you missed it, yesterday I had an article published in German language publication, CloudComputing-Insider, “Data Security in International Business.”  Since the Safe Harbor decision last October and the inception of the new European Privacy Regulations, international businesses […]

General, News from ownCloud

Collabora Online for ownCloud Enterprise immediately available

Collabora Online for ownCloud Enterprise immediately available Back in December Collabora joined our Community efforts by offering LibreOffice, collaborative editing in our Community Edition. Now we are excited to announce that it is also now available in our Enterprise Edition. This has been a […]

News from ownCloud, Technology

Fujitsu Integrates with ownCloud

Today Fujitsu, a multinational leading information and communication technology (ICT) company, has announced that it will be integrating with ownCloud. “Fujitsu Services for ownCloud Enterprise” is a private cloud platform designed for companies and public authorities to offer employees […]

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ownCloud Statement concerning the formation of Nextcloud by Frank Karlitschek

Today’s announcement by our former colleague Frank Karlitschek, that he intends to launch a competitive product to ownCloud into the market using recently poached developers, has both surprised us and – admittedly – disappointed us. In the past, Frank has made a wealth of […]

Community, General, News from ownCloud

Introducing the ownCloud Foundation

Today we are excited to announce the formation of the ownCloud Foundation. The Foundation is a non-profit entity created to oversee the entirety of the ownCloud ecosystem and to keep the future of ownCloud intact. The Foundation is also a means of being more open with all of our users. By placing […]

General, News from ownCloud

Thank You, Frank Karlitschek

Today we say good bye to ownCloud founder, Frank Karlitschek, as he leaves ownCloud to pursue new opportunities. I hold a deep amount of gratitude towards Frank for coming up with the initial idea and for everything he has done over the last 6 years to turn ownCloud into the ecosystem it is today. I […]

General, News from ownCloud

Introducing ownCloud 9 Enterprise Edition

Today we are excited to announce the long awaited ownCloud 9 Enterprise Edition. And as promised, this release is a great step forward. With the release of ownCloud 9, we have become the first federated universal file access solution with extensive file controls! What does this mean? This means that […]

General, News from ownCloud, Updates

ownCloud is Now Offering a Hybrid Model!

Today we have announced our new hybrid cloud EFSS model, which delivers on-premise security and control. Research shows that that 49 percent of organizations are planning to implement this type of file sharing solution where the control plane is on-premise and the storage is on-premise and/or in the […]

General, News from ownCloud, Updates

Modular Encryption and 4X Performance with ownCloud 8.1 [Webinar]

Join this webinar and hear how you can protect your sensitive data with new encryption enhancements and increased performance (up to 4x) with ownCloud 8.1. Register now

General, News from ownCloud

ownCloud 8 Offers New Subscription Plans and Features

Have you heard the big news? Today we announced the release of ownCloud 8 Enterprise and the new ownCloud Subscriptions. These new subscriptions enable our end customers to choose the ownCloud offering that is right for them, from the community edition, through standard and enterprise subscriptions, […]

Community, General, News from ownCloud, Technology, Updates

ownCloud 6 Community Edition Release, What it Means to Enterprise Customers

I hope everyone saw the announcement today about the release of ownCloud 6 Community Edition. What a great job by the amazing ownCloud community – not to mention the project creator and our CTO Frank Karlitschek. Now that the community edition is here, what happens next? We do quite a few […]

General, News from ownCloud

New Board for ownCloud

Extremely happy to announce today the official formation of the ownCloud Board of Directors. And it’s not just any board, we’ve managed to collect three of the best executives in our industry: General Catalyst managing director Larry Bohn, Red Hat general manager and vice president Craig Muzilla […]

News from ownCloud

Secure Cloud the Wrong Move?? I think not

If you follow this blog, you may be sick by now of all the stories we find that just happen to agree with what we are doing. To be honest, we don't go out of our way to search for these stories, it just seems to us that what we are doing is common sense. And there seems to be a lot of agreement […]

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Now use ownCloud on your iPad, iPhone or Android!

That’s right, available today for the first time are ownCloud apps in the Apple AppStore and Google Play. So now your customers and employees can quickly, easily and inexpensively (they are only 99 cents) access ownCloud from the world’s most popular mobile devices. Here is another tool in […]

General, News from ownCloud

IT Managers, no need to replace DropBox, extend it — flexibly

Barb Darrow at GigaOM picked up on a great blog post by The 451's Kathleen Reidy this week. It  was a great piece that brought up two points that we talk about a lot: Flexibility and Business Model. But first, I wanted to make a point about "DropBox in the Enterprise" because it does relate to […]

General, News from ownCloud, Updates

Watch out Box and Dropbox!

It's official, I have decided to join my partners Markus Rex and Frank Karlitschek, at ownCloud as vice president sales & marketing. Why? Frankly, for the same reason Frank built ownCloud - to help fill the need for a secure, inexpensive cloud storage solution for enterprises. Right now, […]

News from ownCloud, Press releases

Long Time SUSE Executive Joins Open Source File Sharing Company

ownCloud co-founder Holger Dyroff joins as vice president, sales and marketing Boston, MA - February 2, 2012 - ownCloud Inc., the commercial entity behind the popular open source file sync and share project, announced today that former SUSE executive and ownCloud co-founder Holger Dyroff, has […]

News from ownCloud

Welcome to ownCloud, Inc.

So hopefully you are here because you heard the news today. ownCloud has been an extremely successful open source project - generating more than 350,000 users. We thought it was time to take ownCloud to the next level - offering businesses a truly flexible, manageable, secure AND easy to use way […]